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DJI rumors on Ronin RS2, Mavic 3, Mavic Mini 2, 2x DJI FPV, OA2, OP2 – Here are the latest DJI rumors on the DJI Ronin RS2, the Mavic 3, a new Mavic Mini 2, two DJI FPV drones, and the Osmo Action 2 and Osmo Pocket 2. This information comes directly from DJI‘s offices in China from a source that we have been working with for some time now. Believe it. Don’t believe it. I’ll leave that up to you.
DJI Smart Controller update for the Mavic Air 2 – V01.00.0820 – Finally, DJI released update V01.00.0820 that allows you to use the DJI Smart Controller to fly and control your DJI Mavic Air 2 drone.
FAA administrator Steve Dickson updates drone industry on Remote ID and more – The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) updated the drone industry on Remote ID for Drones, the UAS IPP, and upcoming regulations for unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) during a recent speech posted online.
What happened to the consumer drone market? – This is a question that seems to keep coming back. Where did the hobbyist drone pilot go? Looking at different sources of information, you could argue that the consumer drone market peaked somewhere in 2016. Let’s check in with the DroneAnalyst for some more up-to-date background info and context.
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Other drone news
- Yavapai College drone program selected for FAA training purposes
- The Airport and the Drone Can Be Friends
- Documenting lockdown through drone photography
- ‘Stadium in flames’ among the highlights of Drone Photo Awards 2020!
- Drone makes historic flight over Las Vegas carrying human organs
- GRANT FOR TASMANIAN DRONE FIRM TO CRACK AMERICA
- Drone-dropped arms found in Akhnoor
- Scots filmmaker creates stunning drone footage of the hidden gems of Scotland’s coastline
- Drone-Delivered Defibrillators Feasible and Fast
- Iran flew surveillance drone over US aircraft carrier near Persian Gulf
- Drones, dogs, ‘cocoons’ – it’s a new age for tree planting
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